Covid 19 Update

Brock Kappelmann - March 20, 2020 1:58 pm

Schools closed-

Southwest Guidance Center is accepting new clients and will be providing all mental health services by televideo or telephone until further notice. Those who already have scheduled appointments will be contacted by SWGC staff prior to the appointment to verify how the scheduled service will be provided. Those needing an injection should contact the RN at SWGC to schedule an appointment. Call 620-624-8171 for more information.

Starting March 23 the Liberal Lions Club will not be meeting until restrictions have been lifted.

Liberal Memorial Library closed indefinitely.

Seward County Community College campus closed- Online classes begin March 23.

OPSU rodeo season has been cancelled
Doc Gardner Memorial Rodeo has been cancelled

KSHSAA spring sports cancelled

Liberal Baseball Association league and practices suspended.

Liberal Junior Elite softball league and practices suspended.

Kids  Inc sports league and practices suspended.

City of Liberal meeting places closed

City of Liberal recreational facilities and events closed

Seward County offices and departments open for essential services only as of 5 pm Friday.

Seward County jail visitation suspended.

All jury trials suspended.

Renew car tags online or snail mail.

Seward County Health Department providing services by appointment.  Call first

Crossroads Center closed

Catholic dioceses of Kansas have suspended public celebrations of the Mass until further notice.

Knights of Columbus bingo canceled until further notice.

Josh Abbott Band concert postponed.

Senior Center closed.  Friendship meals being delivered.

Beaver Cow Chip Days postponed until September during Beaver County Fair

Town of Tyrone office closed.

Driver’s license office locations in Kansas will enter a 14-day closure beginning Monday, scheduled to reopen April 6.

Some online services will still be available to customers in need of things such as license renewals, said Zach Fletcher, director of communications for the Kansas Department of Revenue.
Covid-19 Services

SERVICE UPDATE – SWGC remains OPEN and continues to see clients at our main office as well as our satellite offices in Hugoton, Meade, and Sublette. Clients are asked to bring only 1 family member with them to scheduled appointments. Staff are also preparing to provide services by televideo or telephone if needed. Please continue to follow recommended social distancing practices and inform staff if you have a fever (over 100), have a dry cough, or have traveled 100 miles outside of your home in the last seven days. Southwest Guidance Center is here to support you and your family. Follow this page for more information as our service delivery plans may change in the days ahead. – Dr. Bissell, Executive Director

Turpin school will be providing meals starting Monday, March 23, from 11:30-12:30. Watch for buses in the Ponderosa on Yucca Lane, the state line N. of HYW 270 and Turpin at the cafeteria. Childern ages 1-18 must be present to pick up food. Food will not be given to adults.

Great Plains Angels for Animals will pick up/deliver pet foot for at risk call 626-0576.

Miss Teen Latina Yazmin Carrasco is reading books live on her Instagram page at 4 pm.

Black Hills Energy temporarily suspending non payment disconnections.

Souther Pioneer Electric temporarily suspending non payment disconnections.

City of Liberal parks are open.





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